Bethel University - Tennessee Rankings

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In the World#7287 of 14178
In North America#1797 of 2629
In the United States#1710 of 2528
In Tennessee#35 of 58
In McKenzie#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Cumberland Presbyterian
Acceptance rate
90%
Average SAT
1024
Average ACT
18
Avg. cost to attend
$15,649 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,358
Graduates
761
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Bethel University - Tennessee Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate90%90%91%
Applicants1,541681860
Admissions1,391612779
Freshmen enrolled full time418229189

1,582 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
29 or 10%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 945
or below

75% of them
had 1103
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Bethel University - Tennessee are 945-1103 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
256 or 61%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 20
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Bethel University - Tennessee are 16-20 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1615 (52%)
Black or African American1045 (34%)
Two or more races224 (7%)
Nonresident Alien91 (3%)
Hispanic68 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown45 (1%)
Asian17 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$15,649/year
Average aid awarded
$15,302
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$14,339
$30-48K$13,225
$48-75K$19,206
$75-110K$18,643
$110K+$18,446

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$10,188$11,034
Tuition in-state$10,188$11,034
Tuition out-of-state$10,188$11,034
Fee in-district$1,260
Fee in-state$1,260
Fee out-of-state$1,260

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity947
Combined charge for room and board$9,198
Room charge$5,814
Meal charge$3,384

Bethel University - Tennessee Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Organizational Leadership251
Business & Commerce, General26175
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies26169
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration66
Physician Assistant50
Education, General33
Business Administration and Management, General31
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse27
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management23
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General23
Human Services, General10
Biology & Biological Sciences, General9
Accounting and Business & Management8
Psychology, General8
Athletic Training & Trainer7
Elementary Education and Teaching7
History, General6
Customer Service Management5
Music Management5
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other4
Environmental Biology4
Sociology4
Christian Studies4
General Studies3
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies3
Management Information Systems, General2
Special Education and Teaching, General2
Music Technology2
Mathematics, General2
English Language and Literature, General1
Art & Art Studies, General1
Music Teacher Education1
Grand Total60614324
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate32%29%35%
  • Full-time retention rate - 62%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Alternative namesBethel
Founded1842
WikipediaBethel University (Tennessee)
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to April (August - December; January-April). Also summer session (June-July)
Total FTE staff506
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address325 Cherry Ave
McKenzie, Tennessee, 38201
United States
City population5,000
Phone7313524000
Fax+1 (731) 352 4069

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